An Authentic insight into the local lifestyle

The Teen Homestay Program

Available in France and Spain, the Teen Homestay program offers an authentic insight into the local lifestyle! Participants spend their entire stay with a host family that will consider them as a family member. We propose extra options including cultural activities or a specific guarantee like a region or an urban placement. Students may select the option to include Spanish courses in Spain.

Terms of participation

  • Be minimum 14 years old
  • Have a basic knowledge of French or Spanish
  • Take the program seriously, be motivated and respect family rules
  • Have travel insurance covering sickness, accidents, repatriation and third party liability (CHI can include this for no additional cost)

Program Pricing

Participants stay with a host family, in a single room with full board.
Teen Homestay 1

Homestay Only

FOR the first week
FOR additional weeks

Homestay + Excursions

FOR the first week
FOR additional weeks

Specific Guarantee: Additional $200

  • Urban placement in a French city of over 50.000 inhabitants
  • Provence: discover the beautiful South of France
  • French Coastline (Mediterranean and Atlantic)
Otherwise your flexibility with location is appreciated. Please note that flights are not included.


French Lessons and Cultural Excursions

Program & Courses

Learn French within a group of international students in the area of Paris!

During the first two weeks, participants will follow morning classes with an experienced teacher from Monday to Friday and take part in activities and sightseeing in the afternoon. The entire day on Wednesday and Saturday are dedicated to a cultural trip. During the third week (optional), there will be not French classes, participants will stay with their host family and practice their French skills.


Every Wednesday and every other weekday afternoon is dedicated to activities and cultural excursions in the area. Participants discover beautiful Paris and its cultural treasures such as the Musée du Louvre, the Musée d’Orsay, Notre-Dame, the Eiffel Tower…They have the opportunity to wander in the charming Montmartre, admire the Château de Versailles, and have a fun day at Disneyland Paris!

Accommodation & Meals

Participants stay in a host family. Living with the locals is the best way to discover the French culture from the inside! Full board is included, with a packed lunch. Depending on availability, participants will stay in a single or double room. Two participants can stay in the same family if they are from different language groups.
Courses (first 2 weeks only):
12 classes per week (1 lesson = 50 min.)
04 July to 18 July 2020 (2 weeks)
04 July to 25 July 2020 (3 weeks)
Homestay family in single or double room (depending on availability) with full board
Program Fees*
2 weeks $2199.00
3 weeks $2899.00
  • *Flights are not included
Teen Homestay 2

Homestay + Excursions

FOR the first week
FOR additional weeks

Homestay + 10 hours of Spanish Classes each week

FOR the first week
FOR additional weeks
Locations available: Barcelona, Madrid, Seville, the Balearic Islands, Canary Island, Santander, Salamanca, Zaragoza. Please note that flights are not included.

Contact Us for more information

Thank you for your inquiry.
Due to various factors including COVID-19 related travel restrictions, the Teen Homestay program is temporarily paused until further notice.
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